Neil Prakash Biography – Neil Prakash Wiki
Neil Prakash also known as Abu Khaled al-Cambodi, is an Australian member of the Islamic State (IS) group.
In 2013, Prakash left Australia for Syria via Malaysia, taking the name Abu Khaled al-Cambodi. In 2015, he was mistakenly reported to have been killed in a United States air strike in Mosul, Iraq.
Prakash is currently being held in Turkey where he faces trial on terror-related charges. He was arrested in Turkey in 2016 after crossing from Syria.
In a court appearance in Turkey in 2017, Prakash admitted he had “something to do” with terrorist plots in Australia but said he was “not 100% responsible”.
In July 2018, a Turkish court ruled against extraditing him to face terrorism charges in his home country.
In Australia, he faces charges of being member of a terrorist organisation as well as supporting and promoting IS.
Neil Prakash Age
He was born on 7 May 1991 in Melbourne, Australia.
Neil Prakash Parents
He was born to a Fijian father and a Cambodian mother from the south-east suburb of Springvale South.
Neil Prakash Citizenship – Neil Prakash Nationality
His Australian citizenship was stripped of on 29 December 2018. Through his father, Prakash had joint Australian and Fijian citizenship. Under Australian law, a dual national can be stripped of their citizenship if they are convicted or suspected of terror offences.
Neil Prakash Wife
This information is being updated.
Neil Prakash Religion
He converted from Buddhism to Islam in August 2012 after a visit to Cambodia. He attended meetings at Al-Furqan bookstore and prayer centre in Melbourne.